"We are celebrating Uzeyir Hajibayli - the 13th International Music Festival. It is a historical, significant day," Culture Minister Anar Karimov told APA.
A. Karimov noted that a music festival is held every year: "This year's festival has a special feature, our native Karabakh, Shusha is free. We are celebrating Music festival in a winning mood. We are demonstrating a culture of winner people in Shusha too. One concert of the festival is also held in Shusha. We are very glad that Uzeyir Hajibayli International Music Festival, our music day is held in Shusha after a long break. Azerbaijani people are happy about it, the soul of Uzeyir Hajibayov is happy. We will hold our festivals in Shusha in many cases from now on. So, we will return its spirit, culture to Shusha. We will demonstrate Shusha's being capital of culture, the cradle of our culture, conservatory of Caucasus to the world once more by holding cultural events in Shusha in the future."